Taxon  Report   2985 
Epilobium canum  (Greene) P. H. Raven  ssp. canum 
California fuchsia,  Hummingbird trumpet
Epilobium canum ssp. canum
© 2003 George Jackson
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Epilobium canum ssp. canum
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Epilobium canum ssp. canum
© 2011 Zoya Akulova
Epilobium canum ssp. canum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Epilobium canum ssp. canum
© 2005 Keir Morse
Genus: Epilobium
Parent Record Epilobium canum
Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Epilobium canum ssp. mexicanum
PLANTS: Zauschneria californica ssp. mexicana
PLANTS: Zauschneria californica var. villosa
ICPN: Zauschneria californica ssp. californica
ICPN + PLANTS: Zauschneria cana
ICPN: Zauschneria californica var. microphylla
More information about  Epilobium canum ssp. canum
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This plant is available commercially.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Sep 19, 2018).

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